Matrix is a custom fieldtype created by Pixel & Tonic to allow rows of data (or "matrixes") within a single entry.

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Matrix with Playa within Playa

My head is spinning from this. I've got a Matrix field that contains a Playa field. The entries from that Playa field contain another Playa field that we need to get its title value from. I'm not sure ...
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Insert a drop down inside Nolan

Nolan is working fine, but it is possible to insert a drop down inside a cell, as the Field Pack dropdown inside a Matrix cell?
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Matrix fields within Zoo Visitor

At the moment I just want to display some data stored in a matrix field in the Zoo Visitor channel, but no data is shown. I am able to update native member data via Zoo Visitor. My code at the moment ...
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DataGrab Import DB Error (Error Number: 1118 Row size too large)

ExpressionEngine 2.8.1 DataGrab 1.8.0 Matrix 2.6 So I have a seemingly small (but maybe large) import using DataGrab to text input, text area, and matrix field types. XML Example: ...
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Matrix: Not able to add more than 50 rows

I am using EE v2.5.5 and Matrix v2.5.3. In Matrix, I'm able to add up to 50 rows without problems. When I add more than 50 rows and click the Submit button, I am returned to the entry edit form ...
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Two playa levels deep and need to come up a playa mid loop

I have a channel with a playa entry within that playa I call a matrix and a playa level i need to come back up a level within the matrix/playa loop. Can any one help me with the correct syntax? ...
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Tabs and a playa inside a matrix with var=prefix

I did make an earlier post simliar but I have solved some of the issues mostly by rebuilding the tabs from a strait Zurb mark up. It all works fine until I put my EE code in there and it stacks the ...
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Matrix/Playa saving issue

Have a problem with using Playa as a field within a Matrix field where the selected entry is not being saved. Oldish version of EE (2.4) but should be supported. Entry appears to save okay but when ...
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Embeding a playa in matrix using tabs

I am trying to build tabs using a matrix with a playa inside of it my basic code looks something like this. I did something like this inside before and works. does anyopne know what I am missing? ...
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Using Related Entries for Modular Content Entry

Does any one know if there's a way to use data from other entries for modular content entry? Meaning a user is presented with a Matrix-like field and they add a row and select WYGWAM to begin typing. ...
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Display channel entries by conditional matrix value in a table

I have a channel of "courses", each with a schedule built with Matrix {schedule} consisting of {location}, {week} and {tod}. I want to output the schedule in a table by {week} & {tod} like below: ...
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PHP 5.4 upgrade broke matrix 2.4.1 9 (EE 2.5.4)

I have recently been asked to look at an EE-based site which is currently broken. The issue is that where matrix fields occur in the template, it appears they are not parsed and instead are just ...
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How to setup a custom field (safecracker file-image) on frontend without using {field:fieldname}

I am using matrix and safecracker to let the user submit some data(entries). I have one field called 'offers'. I setup this 'offers' matrix field to accept 3 texts and 1 image file (safecracker ...
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Building slider with Low Variables, Matrix and playa

I am not figuring this one out. It's my first time trying to combine Low Variables, Matrix, and playa. I have a slider on the homepage that is populated with Low Variables. Within LV I used Matrix to ...
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playa in a matrix inside a playa

so I am trying to call a Playa (m_p_discipline) inside a Matrix (discipline_3rd_order) inside Playa (thirdorder) inside of channel:entry. I am using var=prefix to get this far. The results of my code ...
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Group Grid entries by custom field

I have a grid field like this: File - Text field - Relationship field Where the file is a document, the text field is the title and the relationship field is the argument. I would like to output ...
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exp_channel_data matrix field contains YTowOnt9

EE 2.6.1, Matrix 2.5.10, Structure 3.3.13, Wygwam 3.2.2 Matrix field data outputs on the frontend, but matrix rows disappear when editing a specific entry. The matrix data still appears on the ...
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Updating Matrix Safecracker Cell type to File Cell Type

I'm doing a major update on a site -- EE v2.1.3 to v2.8.1 I have a Matrix field that's using the safecracker cell type and I'm wondering what's the best to handle this. Pre-update the channel form ...
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Nivo slider matrix photoframe

<div id="slider" class="nivoSlider"> {exp:channel:entries channel="properties" dynamic="no" limit="10" ...
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Assets in a Matrix can't select files from a subfolder

EDIT: Nevermind - case of outdated indexes. Could really use a warning when this happens though... EE 2.8.1, Assets 2.3.1, Matrix 2.5.10 I've got a Matrix field with an Assets column, which is ...
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Strict Standards: Declaration of Matrix_ft::post_save() should be compatible with EE_Fieldtype::post_save($data)

I have an online shop which uses CT and offsite payment processing. Upon returning to the store after a successfull (test)purchase I recieve those errors: Strict Standards: Declaration of ...
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Matrix lossing Assets type data

I have a matrix field with an assets column that it is loosing its data when editing the entry. It saves fine the first time, but upon returning to edit, the file reference it no longer in the ...
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Multiple custom matrix field in channel form issue

Working with Channel form, I have encountered some problems when working with multiple Matrix fields in a single edit form. [EE v2.7.3 and Matrix 2.5.10] When I work with "native" channel form ...
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Solspace Super Serach Matrix Date Range

I need to implement the following search on my ee site I have a matrix field with the following columns start date end date For example, I have an entry with 2 rows in my matrix column where the ...
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matrix - no rows exist please add one

Is is possible to change this message so it is more user friendly? I would like to do it per-field rather than globally.
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Best content management approach to multi page articles in ExpressionEngine

We're working on a site where we need to present a multi page article within the front end of the site. Currently this is composed of a number of entries which are set as 'Structure Entries' inside a ...
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Matrix problem by double slash

EE 2.4.0 Matrix 2.2.4 I've got a big problem with expression and a matrix field. Matrix field: - celtype: text - formating: none - content: all The field is for a facebook address. And one way or an ...
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If statements using OR and Matrix fields

I have a Matrix field that includes three options. The aim is to output a <select> element if one or more of these options is selected. (These fields are Pixel & Tonic Field Pack ...
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Create a perfect table using Matrix?

Is it possible to create a perfect table so i can add as many cells and rows as i want? Any help will be much appreciated, expression engine version 2.7.3 and latest matrix. Thanks, Wes.
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Multiple Playa fields in Channel Form not updating

I am using {exp:zoo_visitor:update_form> on a rather large Profile page for members to update their details. It seems that you can only update one playa field at the time - I have experimented ...
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Matrix tag not working after 2.8.1 upg

Before 2.8.1 upg i had {if my_matrix_field:total_rows >= 2} but now i have to remove these so my page loads. All EE and add-ons are current thanks Milke2
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Matrix Date Field Problem

I set up a brand new EE install of v2.8.1 along with the latest and greatest Matrix v2.5.10. I added a Date Column Type to my matrix field and when I go to edit or publish an entry, when clicking the ...
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Wygwam not showing or loading in Channel Entry

Upgraded our EE install to 2.8.1, installed Matrix plugin and also upgraded an older version from Wygwam to the latest version, but Wygwam isn't showing in the Matrix publish field. Any ideas or ...
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Images disappear from entry

I've just been contacted by a client who is finding that images are missing from a file field when an already published entry is reopened. Does anyone have an idea why this could be happening? Edit: ...
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Matrix search parameter with multiple operator conditions

I have some values in a Matrix column and I'd like to search a range of those values. I can do that with a conditional, but it'd be nice to use the "search:matrix_column_name='this'" parameter. The ...
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Is it possible to return matrix row/column content from a third-party search plugin?

I'm trying to brainstorm the best way to setup a product search functionality on a site in development. I thought maybe I would have one entry per product, then each variation of that product would be ...
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Trouble with Conditional inside Matrix Field

I'm trying to setup a conditional to only show the Start Date when the Start Date and End Date match, but I can't get it to work in Matrix and I can't find a similar question anywhere. Here's what I ...
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Matrix does not working with ExpressionEngine v2.8.1

I'm using Matrix with EE 2.8.1, but its not working, its gives error "Fatal error: Class 'EE_Fieldtype' not found in /web/content/system/expressionengine/third_party/matrix/ft.matrix.php on line 14" ...
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Channel Form Matrix File Upload

ExpressionEngine 2.8.1 Matrix 2.5.10 I'm using Channel Form to allow users to update their own entries on our website. I'm using a Matrix field to allow them to upload documents (mostly PDFs). When ...
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Get images from channel:images, from a playa field that is within a matrix

I make use of a playa field of people with images of their faces in the channel:images. Now I have created a matrix that has their names and their face images in the next column. Code: ...
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Matrix PHP preference error on Pages module admin

Am updating an old EE site to a new server, I have had a few errors that seem strange that they worked on last server. ee v2.7.1 matrix 2.5.8 pages 2.2 If I go to Addons > Modules > Pages If I click ...
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getting last 3 matrix fields by date

So my members update their courses which is a matrix channel field, tis channel field has 2 cells. Date and course name. what I would like to do is get the last 3 matrix fields by date across all my ...
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Low Variables and Matrix and Playa - Oh My!

I've been searching everywhere and tried many options, so I'm reaching our for some help. I'm Running EE 2.6.1, LV 2.4.2, Matrix 2.5.10 and Playa 4.4.5. I've got a Low Variable called ...
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P&T Field Pack and Matrix with EE version 2.8.1 errors

I upgraded a site to EE 2.8.1 and updated to the latest Field Pack and noticed the EE Control Panel really buggy and slow and have found errors in the log files from the server: PHP Fatal error: ...
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VZ Address Directory

I'm trying to figure out the best setup for a directory. I'm adding a bunch of stores that have multiple locations so I wanted to set up my entry to have one address field as "headquarters" followed ...
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Cloning Entries With Matrix Fields

I need help with cloning an entry that has matrix fields for photos. Entries are made/edited using Channel Forms. The clone is generated using an extension to the channel_form_submit_entry_end hook ...
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matrix in channel field - Uncaught TypeError: Cannot read property 'W3C' of undefined

I am trying to use matrix in a zoo members form, I have added the css and it renders fine but when I try and add a row I get an error in the console Uncaught TypeError: Cannot read property 'W3C' of ...
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display only if a matrix cell has a certain value

have this table that I want to display only if one parameter set in a matrix cell has a value of 1: {exp:channel:entries channel="{canale_corrente}" limit="1" ...
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Convert Matrix to Grid

Is there any way to convert a Matrix field to a Grid field for existing entries without losing any data?
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Can Super Search search categories in a matrix fieldtype?

Let me start out by saying that I am using Super Search 2.1.3 and on EE version 2.7.3. Here is my problem. I have a channel for each product I'm selling. Each product has a Matrix field that can have ...